10 reasons why organic can feed the world
The Green Changemakers
APRIL 18, 2008
Can organic farming feed the world? Yield Switching to organic farming would have different effects according to where in the world you live and how you currently farm. 1 In Mexico, coffee-growers who chose to move to fully organic production methods saw increases of 50 per cent in the weight of beans they harvested. In fact, in an analysis of more than 286 organic conversions in 57 countries, the average yield increase was found to be an impressive 64 per cent.